Marriage, First Office

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Ludwig Mies opened his first architectural office in Berlin and married Ada Bruhn (1885-1951) from a wealthy Berlin family. He apparently met his future wife in the company of the philosopher Alois Riehl who she would visit accompanied by her fiancé, the renowned art historian Heinrich Wölflin.


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1913 “Belvedere” above Augarten (Lužánky)

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